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noun as in dominance

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But Scott, in taking the parlance of the street to the SportsCenter desk, helped affirm its ascendance.

But the Acropolis has a long and tumultuous history surrounding the brief ascendance of classical Athens.

Data eclipsed God in 1973, and its continuing ascendance suggests a culture that treats it as a surrogate divinity.

Not that this bigotry was an obstacle to his ascendance in the Republican Party.

And he came back with a vengeance: his arguably greatest triumphs, including the ascendance of Fox News, were still to come.

You only could have corrected my errours; you, by your ascendance over my feelings, might have refined them into virtues.

With meritocracy in the ascendance, aristocracy was in descent.

Now, had peace been maintained all this was impossible; moreover the ascendance of the party was compromised.


On this page you'll find 24 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ascendance, such as: ascendancy, control, domination, mastery, power, and predominance.

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